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Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time: Summer Hours

Joins us for our earlier Summer Hours – Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 AM to 10 AM (Beginning June 5th). We have ...

Sun Country Sports Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10/member $12/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Bouncin' at The Rock

Bouncin' @ The Rock will begin Thursday, May 31 and be held in the air-conditioned gymnasium of The Rock School ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: The Rock School, 9818 SW 24th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32067
  • Cost: $5 for kids 2-12 | Kids under 2 and parents are free
  • Website: therocklions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

UF Football Elite One Day Camps

Elite One Day Camps are open to all football players entering grades 9 - Junior College. Participants will receive instruction ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Gator Room (Gate 18), Ben Hill Griffin Stadium ,157 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $30/person
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon TCG

Do you want to be the very best? Like no one ever was? Hang out with us on Thursday afternoons, play ...

Mickle Pool Family Fun Nights

On Thursday and Friday nights Andrew R. Mickle Sr. Pool offers extended hours for family swim time! From 5 to ...

Studio Percussion Drum Circle

This is an activity for all ages, and no prior drumming experience is needed. Easy to learn and fun for ...

  • 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Studio Percussion Music and Dance Center, 2512 NE 1st Blvd, Ste 400, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: please bring cash. Sliding scale donations of $5-$20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Brew and View

This summer escape the heat with a cold beer (or hand-crafted soda) and an entertaining film shown on our 10 ...

Live Music and Frisbee At The One Love Cafe

All ages are welcome to join us at the One Love Cafe for some Frisbee, live music and fun. It ...

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11/member, $13.25 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Kid's Gardening Workshop at East End Eatery

Kid's Summer Gardening Club--on the back patio with Jenna (weather permitting). You can enjoy breakfast inside while Jenna leads your ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: East End Eatery, 1202 NE 8th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Learn to Knit for Kids at Joann Fabric

Learn basic knitting terminology, how to cast on, the knit stitch, how to bind off & create a fun beanbag! ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $22
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. New themes each week. Slime Fridays!

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $2-5
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

UF Football OL/DL Camps

O-Line and D-Line camps are open to all football players entering grades 9 - Junior College. Participants will receive instruction ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Gator Room (Gate 18), Ben Hill Griffin Stadium ,157 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $30/person
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Pottery at Do Art with Yopp

Explore a pottery wheel with an experienced instructor. Each child will get the chance to create their own pot on ...

UF Football Elite One Day Camps

Elite One Day Camps are open to all football players entering grades 9 - Junior College. Participants will receive instruction ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Gator Room (Gate 18), Ben Hill Griffin Stadium ,157 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $30/person
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Allied Capoeira: Pre-School Capoeira

See what your little one is capable of in our Pre-Capoeira Class! They will be exposed to music, movement, language, ...

Gamesville Tabletop Learn To Play Magic the Gathering

Gamesville Tabletop Inc is setting aside time to teach Magic the Gathering to beginners. We've always been willing, and have ...

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Mickle Pool Family Fun Nights

On Thursday and Friday nights Andrew R. Mickle Sr. Pool offers extended hours for family swim time! From 5 to ...

Sun Country Splash Jam

Everyone is welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam includes 30 minutes ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: Member: $15.75 | Non-member: $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Fridays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $18/members, $20/non-members, Jr. is $12/member or $15/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

Join me at Conestogas in Alachua every Friday night.

Free Fridays Concert Series

From May 4 to October 19, 2018, Downtown Gainesville comes alive every Friday night from 8-10 pm as our local ...

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Father's Day Family Fishing Day

Family Fishing Day are held once each month at the UF/IFAS fishing ponds. As always, all family members, including those ...

Youth Empowerment Day

Register your middle and high school student TODAY for EAI’s Youth Empowerment Day. This dynamic, thought-shifting day comprises two key ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Creating Schools of the Future

Join school district staff and local citizens for a discussion about the proposed half-cent sales tax initiative and what it ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Springhill Missionary Baptist Church, 120 SE Williston Rd, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.sbac.edu
  • Category: Informational, Free

Junior Ranger Program at Paynes Prairie

Come visit our Junior Ranger table on Saturday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Learn how to become a Junior ...

  • 9:30 am -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, 100 Savannah Blvd, Micanopy, FL 32667
  • Cost: free to park visitors
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Historic Haile Homestead Saturday Tour

The Historic Haile Homestead is unique in the Nation for its "Talking Walls."  For a reason lost to time, the Haile ...

LaCrosse Community Yard and Bake Sale

Come and enjoy the Fire Station Open House, Playground for the kids, CPR demos, food and sale items, live music.

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you shop!

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $2 for ages 3 to 8, and $5 for ages 6 and up.
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Skate Station Funworks Open Bounce Saturdays

Have fun all morning at Skate Station! Admission includes bounce houses, rock climbing and Kid's Adventure soft play area. For ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $9 for ages 6-10 | $7 for ages 5 & under
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Do Art with Yopp : Pottery Wheel Experience

Have you always wanted to try your hand at a pottery wheel? How cool would it be to make your ...

Headquarters Library Sensory Storytime

Join us for a special storytime created in cooperation with the Center for Autism Related Disorders (CARD) This storytime will ...

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses. The Retirement Home for Horses gives lifetime care to ...

UF Football Elite One Day Camps

Elite One Day Camps are open to all football players entering grades 9 - Junior College. Participants will receive instruction ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Gator Room (Gate 18), Ben Hill Griffin Stadium ,157 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $30/person
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Capoeira Academy of Gainesville at Bo Diddley Plaza

Every Saturday, join us at BDP for a free Capoeira class! Capoeira is a type of Brazilian Martial Arts that ...

Dads and Brews Father's Day Weekend Craft Event

Sip on a tasty brew at Blackadder Brewing Company, while supporting local small businesses this Father's Day weekend! Shop for ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618 NW 60th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are never too young or old to Learn to Skate! !Skate Station Funworks offers a skating lesson program on ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: Free with paid admission ($9)
  • Website: www.funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Sun Country Splash Jam

Everyone is welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam includes 30 minutes ...

  • 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: Member: $15.75 | Non-member: $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

French Fun Food and Foreign Languages Saturday Club

Kids experience the French culture through music, games, food and more. They also learn the language with an age-appropriate ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 8520 NW 2nd Place, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $10 (plus $20 yearly registration fee)
  • Website: sites.google.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Gone Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for free kids' activities and workshops! Free Catch and Release Pond Free First Fish Certificate Free Photo Download Free Gone Fishing Sign ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Father's Day Daddy Daughter Dance Class at Sun Country Sports Center

Dads and daughters will bond while having fun learning an age-appropriate dance routine to "Isn't She Lovely" by the Stevie ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium Kids Matinee

The Kika Silva Pla Planetarium offers a kids matinee every Saturday. Check the website for updated schedule and show information.

  • 3:00 pm -  3:45 pm 
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd Street, Building X, Room 129, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Adults: $5 Seniors and kids 4-12: $4, Kids 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon TCG

Do you want to be the very best? Like no one ever was? Hang out with us on Saturday afternoon, play ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...

Olympic Day at High Springs BMX

Celebrate BMX as an Olympic Sport and the ideals of Olympic competition! Free Race - no membership required. Even if ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Family Yoga at Aurora Healing Arts

This Family Yoga Class will blend the teachings and values of traditional yoga (breathwork, mindfulness, postures, self-awareness) with games, activities, ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $15/child and $5 for additional siblings
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Historic Haile Homestead Sunday Tour

The Historic Haile Homestead is unique in the Nation for its "Talking Walls."  For a reason lost to time, the Haile ...

Father's Day at the Florida Museum

Bring dad to the Museum on Father’s Day Sunday! Buy one value admission to the “Butterfly Rainforest” and “Bats” exhibits ...

Gone Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for free kids' activities and workshops! Free Catch and Release Pond Free First Fish Certificate Free Photo Download Free Gone Fishing Sign ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

High Springs Music in the Park Series

High Springs Music in the Park 2018 Season! Join us on the third Sunday of the month!

UF Carillon Recital

The Sunday Afternoon Concert Series offers listeners the chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a 50-minute recital. Programs ...

YMCA Open Gym for Kids

Open gym is a drop-in non-instructional program offered to both children and adults. Our staff observes areas of the gym ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 5201 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10 for members and non-members. There is a $5 sibling discount for any additional child.
  • Website: ncfymca.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. New themes each week. Slime Fridays!

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $2-5
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike is back! Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons. Fun for the whole family!

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time: Summer Hours

Joins us for our earlier Summer Hours – Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 AM to 10 AM (Beginning June 5th). We have ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11/member, $13.25 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2018 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

UF Shands NICU Pumping Mother's Support Group

Join our pumping support group every Tuesday for all mothers of hospitalized infants. Join us to share pumping tips and ...

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

Mary's High Tea

Mary's High Tea is a time to relax and visit with old friends and new, while enjoying savory and sweet ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 625 East University Avenue Gainesville.FL 32601
  • Cost: $25.00
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

UF Shands Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is designed for couples who have little or no experience with babies. Some of the topics ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: UF Health Shands Hospital, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Room 2147, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Informational

Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Chick-fil-A PreK Kids Club (Archer Road)

Make Wednesday mornings the highlight of your child’s summer! At kids club, your pre-k age child will explore the mysteries ...

Wednesday Tot Time on the farm with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: $8 and up, One free adult jump per transaction.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. New themes each week. Slime Fridays!

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $2-5
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2018 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

Skate Station Funworks Wild Wednesdays

$5 One Attraction, $10 Unlimited, $15 Super Unlimited Unlimited includes: Roller Skating (with skate rental), Mini Golf, Jumpworks, Rock Climbing ...

  • 2:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5 One Attraction, $10 Unlimited, $15 Super Unlimited
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Allied Capoeira: Pre-School Capoeira

See what your little one is capable of in our Pre-Capoeira Class! They will be exposed to music, movement, language, ...

Pre-Capoeira Open House

Get your Pre-Schooler moving this Summer in our beautiful Air-conditioned Academy! Tons of fun for 4-5 year olds! Martial Arts, ...

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

YMCA Open Gym for Pre-K Kids

Open gym is a drop-in non-instructional program offered to both children and adults. Our staff observes areas of the gym ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 5201 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10 for members and non-members. There is a $5 sibling discount for any additional child.
  • Website: ncfymca.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Gamesville Tabletop D and D Kids Club

From 5pm to 7pm the tables are set up for Kids D&D, showing the younger generations the glory of the ...